6/6/10

49 pan/vl/baker









Been working on this project on and off for a year..... its a 49 pan in a 1936 vl frame with a 1936 vl/rl springer front end .... baker 6 into 1 n1 transmission ..lots of first time handmade bits by me..i have had alot of help from friends and kinda put it on the side after i had a meltdown with friends dropping like flies AK rest in peace ( you will be with me every time i ride).... and i also got busy with work so i just focused on getting work down to take my mind off things right up to the revenge run ....well when i got back from the revenge run i hit it hard...talked to fingers on the run about the project and how i wanted to get it on the road this summer.....he flew in from Florida and give me a kick in the ass i needed....6 days 6 nights till she fired right up....after close inspection of oil getting to where it needed to get too we were doing laps up and down the street outside of the autumn bowl/ shop....the past couple weeks i have been making linkage brackets shifter arm etc and cleaning up the uglies getting her ready for a new dress and some jewels.....








2 comments:

dandan said...

man, that is completely rad. that is one fine mochine you got right there, and the fact that fingers came up and helped you out is fucking rad. i can't wait to see you guys again and i hope this bike is there.

dan.

fingers said...

it was my pleasure vander is a ruler